Mike Tirico To Serve As NFL Commentator On NBC Sports Radio
September 13, 2016 at 12:01 PM (PT)
MIKE TIRICO, who joined NBC SPORTS from ESPN earlier this year to host "FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA," the SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL studio show, and call other sports as well, will also serve as an NFL commentator for NBC SPORTS RADIO, appearing on various network shows this season.
“Radio is where it all began for me and my love and passion for the medium has not changed,” said TIRICO. “I look forward to talking about the NFL each week with the hosts around the country on NBC SPORTS RADIO’s various shows.”
NBC SPORTS VENTURES SVP ROB SIMMELKJAER said, “MIKE TIRICO is one of the biggest names in sports broadcasting, and he is a tremendous addition to the NBC SPORTS RADIO team.”
WESTWOOD ONE President and CUMULUS EVP, Corporate Marketing SUZANNE GRIMES added, “Anyone who knows sports knows that MIKE TIRICO’s credentials and reputation are unparalleled. Our partnership with NBC SPORTS allows us to tap into their talent pool and offer our affiliates priority access to the best names in Sports -- and MIKE TIRICO is high atop that list! We look forward to super-serving our stations and our 24/7 programming with MIKE’s commentary each week.”